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TOP 8 REASONS VIRTUAL ASSISTANTS WILL HELP GET MOST OUT OF YOUR BUSINESS IN 2016

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We, as entrepreneurs, always try to manage it all in our businesses. But hiring a virtual assistant is a smart decision and can help you get the most out of your business. Let’s take a look at top 10 reasons having a virtual assistant will save you money and provide more opportunities in business.

You Don’t Have Time To Focus On Your Core Competencies: It is advisable to spend your time on business management tasks. A virtual assistant can handle your office tasks giving you the time to focus on your core competencies.
Business Automation:Virtual assistants have specialized knowledge and experience beyond email management. A skilled virtual assistant can handle marketing automation if he has a background in marketing. Entrepreneurs can save their time if they hire virtual assistants for maintaining websites and social media accounts, internet and online marketing, publishing blog posts, podcasts, videos and a lot more.

Save Your Time to Train New Hires: If you hire virtual assistants, th…

HOW A VIRTUAL ASSISTANT CAN HELP YOU WITH DIGITAL MARKETING

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3 Ways a Virtual Assistant Can Help Streamline Your Digital Marketing The importance of digital marketing is clear to a majority of business owners. Therefore, we can skip to how important it is to utilize the right digital marketing strategy. However, this task is quite demanding, and it requires the involvement of other employees.
This is why many business owners decide to hire virtual assistants. Outsourcingbrings a lot of benefits so let’s take a look at some of the digital marketing processes which can be taken care of by a virtual assistant.
Social Media Management
Establishing a presence in social media networks is a powerful foundation for your business growth. However, with the rising number of different social media networks, maintaining all of them is a little bit challenging.
Dealing with all of the social media networks is something that a virtual assistant can help with greatly. For example, by relying on a social media management tool, the assistant can manage scheduling and…

MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT HIRING A VIRTUAL ASSISTANT

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Hiring a virtual assistant is becoming ‘the way to go’ in businesses worldwide. Considering the worth of virtual assistants, it is a bit surprising to see so many myths circulating about why you should not be hiring a virtual assistant. The following points reveal some of these myths and restore the virtual assistant position in all its useful glory.

Myth 1: Hiring a Virtual Assistant is Expensive
A virtual assistant is far from expensive as the work is outsourced to an individual who is working on his own time, and over the internet. Since the workweek for the virtual assistant is minimal, the fees drop as well. You can get high-quality help with all your assistant responsibilities at a reduced price than would have been had you hired full-time personnel to do the job physically at your office. On the bonus side, you also get to shave off a lot more on office supplies needed for your new assistant. Myth 2: Virtual Assistants Consider the Length of the Project
Since you are not contracted…

HOW A VIRTUAL ASSISTANT CAN HELP YOU WITH DIGITAL MARKETING

3 Ways a Virtual Assistant Can Help Streamline Your Digital Marketing The importance of digital marketing is clear to a majority of business owners. Therefore, we can skip to how important it is to utilize the right digital marketing strategy. However, this task is quite demanding, and it requires the involvement of other employees. This is why many business owners decide to hire virtual assistants. Outsourcingbrings a lot of benefitsso let’s take a look at some of the digital marketing processes which can be taken care of by a virtual assistant.
Social Media Management
Establishing a presence in social media networks is a powerful foundation for your business growth. However, with the rising number of different social media networks, maintaining all of them is a little bit challenging.
Dealing with all of the social media networks is something that a virtual assistant can help with greatly. For example, by relying on a social media management tool, the assistant can manage scheduling and …

MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT HIRING A VIRTUAL ASSISTANT

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Hiring a virtual assistant is becoming ‘the way to go’ in businesses worldwide. Considering the worth of virtual assistants, it is a bit surprising to see so many myths circulating about why you should not be hiring a virtual assistant. The following points reveal some of these myths and restore the virtual assistant position in all its useful glory. Myth 1: Hiring a Virtual Assistant is Expensive A virtual assistant is far from expensive as the work is outsourced to an individual who is working on his own time, and over the internet. Since the workweek for the Virtual Assistant is minimal, the fees drop as well. You can get high-quality help with all your assistant responsibilities at a reduced price than would have been had you hired full-time personnel to do the job physically at your office. On the bonus side, you also get to shave off a lot more on office supplies needed for your new assistant. Myth 2: Virtual Assistants Consider the Length of the Project
Since you are not contracted…

WHY TO HIRE A VIRTUAL EMPLOYEE INSTEAD OF A FREELANCER?

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As the name suggests, freelancers are external resources who work on your project on an independent basis. There are several freelancers available online and projects can be assigned depending on the time frame, cost and project requirements. Freelancers have an open option to work as per their availability considering the client’s requirements.
Companies like Elance, Upwork, Freelancer and many other websites provide freelancers from across the globe in many fields. You can check the unsatisfactory experiences of hiring freelancers shared by disappointed users. Virtual Employee Vs Freelancer A freelancer is an external resource and it is a bit challenging to control an external resource. You can use the internet to communicate with an external resource, but you can’t control it. If you don’t have control over your resource then how can you work with this resource? Without control, quality results can’t be ensured. Freelancers are suitable only for low-value projects that don’t demand mu…